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Sasikala, Dinakaran ouster first victory: Panneerselvam

Sasikala, Dinakaran ouster first victory: Panneerselvam

D Jayakumar addressed a press conference and announced that bothe factions were in agreement and talks are on where they were considering the possibilities of retaining the "Two Leaves" symbol. Maybe there was some dissatisfaction against me. The EC order came before the RK Nagar assembly byelections, which was later cancelled. This is the wish of the 1.5 crore party cadre.


'The Election Is Over!': Trump Goes on Sunday Morning Tweetstorm

'The Election Is Over!': Trump Goes on Sunday Morning Tweetstorm

Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.) on Tuesday called on President Trump to release his long-sought tax returns, calling it "the right thing to do". During his campaign and after the election victory, the Trump camp repeatedly refused to release Trump's tax returns, saying Trump's tax returns were under audit.


Evacuations from besieged towns of Syria completed

Evacuations from besieged towns of Syria completed

Earlier this month at least 89 people were killed in a chemical attack as children foaming at the mouth and adults gasping for last breath were also caught on camera. Abdurrahman and opposition activist Hussam Mahmoud, who is from Madaya, said the evacuation has been delayed. "Apparently, it happened in an area where the sick and the injured were either being transferred or swapped", said Al Jazeera's Hoda Abdel-Hamid.



Iran says it will seek 'no one's permission' to build up military

The rather bold statement was issued during an interview the former Iranian leader gave to the Associated Press (AP), in which he was asked whether he views America's recent airstrike on Syria as a warning to his own country. Many Iranians have grown impatient with the slow rate of improvement in their economic fortunes since global financial and trade sanctions were lifted after Iran curbed its disputed nuclear activity under its deal with six world powers.


US to review lifting sanctions on Iran

US to review lifting sanctions on Iran

However, in a letter sent late Tuesday to House Speaker Paul Ryan, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the agreement would now undergo a full review to see if it 'is vital to the national security interests of the United States'. The U.S., Iran and other major powers signed the JCPOA, commonly known as the Iran nuclear deal, in 2016. Under the terms of the deal, Iran has agreed to reduce its stockpile of low-enriched uranium by 98% and significantly scale back its number of installed ...



Trump's choice Neil Gorsuch sworn in as Supreme Court judge

He fills the almost 14-month-old vacancy created after the death of the late Justice Antonin Scalia , who anchored the court's conservative wing for almost three decades before he died unexpectedly in February 2016. Gorsuch was confirmed the next day by a 54-45 vote. Kennedy might otherwise have confidence in a Trump choice based on the new president's selection of Gorsuch, 49, who had been a law clerk to Kennedy in the mid-1990s and eventually became a federal appeals court judge in ...